Due to industrial action by the RMT Union we will be running a significantly reduced service on many routes on Sunday 25 August.
Customers looking to travel between Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland are strongly advised to avoid travelling on Sunday. We will do all we can to keep customers informed and updated, so please check this page regularly for the latest information.
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*Based on scheduled timetable
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